Is custom setting and custom meta data types are deployed from sandbox to production or we directly created them in the production ?

Please tell me how to deploy custom settings and custom metadata types into production from sandbox..Please mention syntax

  • Those can be deployed through changeset Apr 4 '17 at 16:17

Custom settings and Custom metadata types both can be deployed to production through Change sets.

To migrate data from Sandbox to production for Custom settings, use Dataloader.

Refer Deploy Custom Metadata Types and Records to Production Orgs Using Change Sets

In case, if you need to import data into Custom metadata type, you need to use Custom Metadata Loader. Refer Load or Update Records with the Custom Metadata Loader

  • Is it possible to deploy custom settings and custom metadata types through eclipse or force.com migration tool(ant)?? Apr 4 '17 at 17:39
  • Yes. That's possible Apr 4 '17 at 17:52
  • How we can set the custom metadata types field values in package.xml or changeset ..Inorder to have them defautly in managed packages Apr 5 '17 at 7:35

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